7th August 2014
As Hong Kong’s financial marketplace becomes increasingly reliant on the Chinese mainland for its IPOs, Singapore’s big opportunity perhaps lies with international issuers – and those from Southeast Asia in particular.
5th August 2014
I was on BBC Television’s Asia Business Report again this morning, interviewed by Hong Kong correspondent Juliana Liu.
16th July 2014
Amid renewed IPO activity in Hong Kong, carrier Hong Kong Airlines is believed to be working on a yuan-denominated new listing of up to US$500 million equivalent. If confirmed, this would make it only the third issuer there to list shares in Chinese currency.
9th July 2014
Amid more deals coming to market in recent weeks, there has been much talk about a potential re-launch in Hong Kong of WH Group’s IPO, a deal that was famously pulled last April after a mammoth syndicate of 29 bookrunners failed to secure interest from investors.
17th June 2014
I gave a video interview to Asia banking reporter Enda Curran from the Wall Street Journal.
2nd June 2014
A quick glance at the SGX’s website shows that only six new listings closed on the Main Board since the start of the year.
10th May 2014
The recent overhaul of Hong Kong’s IPO regime has arguably resulted in better quality issuers coming to market.
4th April 2014
Another week, another Hong Kong IPO with a silly number of bookrunners on the tombstone.